Rejoice in making it halfway through the week with Michael Strahan’s new exit date from Live!, a new gig for Emily Bett Rickards, and the crazy job that a former Harry Potter star has. That and more in today’s headlines.
1. Chris Evans is “Team Iron Man” for Captain America: Civil War. Cats and dogs living together! Pigs flying! [Flickering Myth]
2. Michael Strahan is leaving Live! earlier than anticipated. It looks like all of Kelly’s concerns and assumptions ring true. [Variety]
3. A former Harry Potter star is now an MMA fighter. In retrospect, the fact that more Slytherins didn’t become mixed martial artists is almost more surprising. [US Weekly]
4. Emily Bett Rickards was cast in the sci-fi thriller Slumber. All those Arrow action scenes are sure to have her well and prepped for the movie. [Movie Pilot]
5. A writer has been enlisted to write the screenplay for Sherlock Holmes 3. Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law can’t get back to the 1800’s fast enough for us. [io9]
6. Robert Downey Jr. stopped by a hospital to cheer up sick kids. More than just a pretty face, that guy. [Entertainment Weekly]